Historical fiction

Catching Currents by Kari August

Sagas come in different forms. This one had its own meandering and scenic route(literally and figuratively). I must say that the author's note at the end is a must-read because it elevates the content to a different level. We begin at the late teens of our protagonists. We have multiple main characters to focus on… Continue reading Catching Currents by Kari August

Non Fiction

The Case of the Vanishing Blonde: And Other True Crime Stories by Mark Bowden

This was a short collection of articles the author wrote in various magazines. I have not read many true-crime books, but this was easier to read than some of the others I have picked up. There are six stories of real cases which range across the decades. I wish the first story was not the… Continue reading The Case of the Vanishing Blonde: And Other True Crime Stories by Mark Bowden

Historical fiction

The Deadly Hours by Susanna Kearsley,C.S. Harris,Anna Lee Huber, Christine Trent

I have read novellas before (a few), and since it had been a while since my last historical fiction binge, I picked this one up. It is a collection of four novellas, written by authors whose work I have not had the fortune to read earlier. This last part is something I will remedy when… Continue reading The Deadly Hours by Susanna Kearsley,C.S. Harris,Anna Lee Huber, Christine Trent

Mystery

The Case of the Counterfeit Eye (Perry Mason #6) by Erle Stanley Gardner

If you are interested in following my recent foray into listening to Perry Mason books and seeing how I am enjoying them you can check out my older reviews: Narrated by Alexander Cendese The series continues to be fun and snappy. Even with my usual listening speed, it seems to take a very short time… Continue reading The Case of the Counterfeit Eye (Perry Mason #6) by Erle Stanley Gardner

Non Fiction

Once Upon a Time I Lived on Mars: Space, Exploration, and Life on Earth by Kate Greene

I was intrigued by the topic around which the book revolves. It is about a scientific study which involved people mimicking the life they would lead if they were stationed on Mars. Recently, I have come across many videos of this concept in the media and thought this would increase the information I have about… Continue reading Once Upon a Time I Lived on Mars: Space, Exploration, and Life on Earth by Kate Greene